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Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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The premise of the story is great. And he builds are very interesting dystopian world. However, it's so complex and takes so long to get there that it takes away from the underlying plot. Too much of ... Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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Excellent premise. Plot was hard to get into, details were rich but story arcs sometimes went no where. Ending was confusing. So very very confusing. Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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This was the first book by Stephenson that I read, and by far the best. I have attempted snow crash, but found it to be far less gripping. The writing style in particular turned me off from that one, but The Diamond Age is far superior in that regard. The ending was a little wonky though. Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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Ambitious and sprawling dive into a nanotech dominated, post-national future Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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An excellent coming of age story set in a richly imagined nanotechnological future. This book felt so epic to me, charting Nell's growth from a very child to a mature young adult, and the stories of ... Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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It's finally over! Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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A masterful tale of a potential future. I feel that this is the spiritual successor to "Snow Crash"---probably set in the same world, but a few decades after the events of "Snow Crash" happened. The ... Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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Cyberpunk meets steampunk via hard scifi (lots of descriptions of nanotech) and - well - neverending story (but in a nice way). Not sure I would have had the energy to read this, but Kate Readings narration was absolutely superb, except for the pronunciation of primer as "primmer". Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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The Diamond Age is about nanotechnology and a phenomenal read. I need to read it again too. Read full review

Review: The Diamond Age: or, A Young Lady's Illustrated Primer

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I just didn't get it! Read full review


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